SOUNDWAVES POOLSIDE CONCERT SERIES
RETURNS TO HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO
SOUNDWAVES, poolside concert series located at Hard Rock Pool, returns for the summer to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Located in Paradise Beach at Hard Rock Pool, SOUNDWAVES is a summer concert experience that highlights some of today’s hottest bands and artists in a unique and intimate setting. The 2012 series consists of Snoop Dogg (May 12), Collective Soul (June 8 and Pepper (June 15). Additional bands and artists will be announced at a later date. Tickets for Snoop Dogg go on sale on Friday, March 23 at noon; Collective Soul and Pepper are on sale now.
Guests can enjoy the music as well as the party scene from in front of the stage or chill to the sounds of the performers from a VIP cabana. For cabana reservations and information, call 702.693.5555.
Tickets for SOUNDWAVES can be purchased at the Hard Rock Hotel Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at 800.745.3000. Dates and times are subject to change. For more information, visit www.hardrockhotel.com.
Snoop Dogg Saturday, May 12 at 10 p.m.
Tickets – $45 On sale Friday, March 23 at noon
“The Doggfather” Snoop Dogg kicks off the SOUNDWAVES poolside summer concert series with a legendary performance on Saturday, May 12. In 1993, Snoop Dogg released his debut album Doggystyle which landed at No. 1 on both the Billboard “Hot 100” and R&B charts. Since then, he has released 10 more studio albums and collaborated with some of today’s biggest artists including Dr. Dre, Katy Perry, Too $hort, Coolio and more. He’s been nominated for 13 Grammy awards such as “Best Solo Rap Performance,” “Best Rap Song,” “Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group,” and won a variety of MTV European Awards, MTV Video Music Awards and BET Awards. In addition to music, Snoop Dogg has also made a name for himself in the acting world with roles in movies such as “Half Baked,” “Starsky & Hutch” and “Training Day” as well as television shows including “Weeds,” “Entourage,” “Monk” and more. Snoop Dogg’s newest album, Doggumentary, was released during March 2011.
Collective Soul Friday, June 8 at 9 p.m.
Tickets – $34.50 On sale now
SOUNDWAVES veteran Collective Soul returns to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s poolside stage to perform their album Dosage cover-to-cover in addition to their hits on Friday, June 8. Collective Soul gained a special place in the hearts of music lovers when they burst onto the scene in 1993 with the rock anthem “Shine.” The self-titled Collective Soul, released in March 1995, became the album that would help define their catchy melodies and guitar driven songs. In 2007, the band released Afterwords, sold exclusively through Target, which opened at No.25 on the Billboard “Comprehensive Albums” chart and No. 5 on the Billboard “Top Internet Albums” chart. “Tremble For My Beloved” found Collective Soul on the soundtrack to Twilight – one of the hottest movies of 2008. In 2009, with new momentum, the band released its eighth album titled Collective Soul (Rabbit), which debuted at No. 24 on Billboard’s “Top 200.” The band was also recently inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.
Pepper Friday, June 15 at 9 p.m.
Tickets – $25 On sale now
Hawaiian rock band Pepper makes a stop at SOUNDWAVES at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Friday, June 15. Pepper has sold more than half a million records and is most well known for their hit single “Give It Up.” In addition, the band’s songs have been featured on hit soundtracks including “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” and “Good Luck Chuck,” television shows and video games. Performing in major festivals like Lollapalooza, Mile High Festival and West Beach Music Festival, Pepper has gained a large following with many of its songs landing on Billboard’s “Alternative Songs” chart including “No Control” and “Give It Up.”
About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport. The premier destination entertainment resort is owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II, a division of Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE: BAM) and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC. Built in 1995, the property completed a $750 million expansion in 2010. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Foo Fighters, Carlos Santana and Motley Crue have all performed. Features of the property include an 11-story Casino Tower with 640 guest rooms, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites and the all-suite HRH Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites; 72,000 square feet of casino space; 80,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space; more than $3 million in rare music memorabilia throughout the hotel; the luxurious Vanity Nightclub, home to SIN on Sundays industry party; Reliquary Water Sanctuary & Spa; Reliquary Salon; 4.5 acres of tropical pool paradise which houses the trendsetting pool parties including the famous REHAB Sunday party and RELAX Monday party as well as the new Summer Camp Fridays and Nectar Music Festival Saturdays; The Joint concert venue; Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co.; restaurants including traditional steakhouse with an edge 35 Steaks + Martinis, Mexican cantina Pink Taco, and ‘round the clock diner Mr. Lucky’s Café; and a state-of-the-art Fitness Center. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit www.hardrockhotel.com.